Sibling relationships are one of the earliest and most long-lasting relationships we have — but just try to explain that to a 7-year-old and a 5-year-old both intent on playing with the same thing at the same time.
While these types of family fights are headaches for parents, studies show that sibling rivalry can actually be beneficial, teaching kids skills such as negotiating, compromising and resolving conflicts.
Sibling rivalry is often taken as an unexamined fact of family life — as much a part of parenting as potty training or bedtime storie
By JUDI LIGHT HOPSON, EMMA H. HOPSON & TED HAGEN. Tribune News Service
If someone took a poll on what supports good mental health, it’s likely this concept would make the list: “Have two great parents who love you.”
Dominique A. Phillips, University of Miami and Jill Ehrenreich-May, University of Miami
As the U.S. enters a new stage of the COVID-19 pandemic, some children may be hesitant to resume in-person social interactions
Jorma Duran . Mar 30, 2021
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